On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1920

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Fetler, American composer (December Stillness; Three Poems By Walt Whitman), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2018)
  • Trevor Oswald Ling, English religious studies, born in London, England (d. 1995)
1920 Highlights

About February 17, 1920

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 101 years and 8 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius